Samsung’s acting group leader, Lee Jae-yong, has been sentenced to jail for five years for corruption in what has been dubbed “the trial of the century”.
Raila Odinga, Kenya’s opposition presidential candidate has accused hackers of breaking into the electoral commission’s IT system to manipulate the election results.
After five months in court, the Samsung group leader’s trial is coming to an end.
Ex-Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has been convicted on corruption charges and sentenced to nearly 10 years in prison.
Brazilian president Michel Temer is now facing corruption charges over allegedly accepting bribes in return for political favours.
South Korea’s impeached president, Park Geun-hye, is on trial for the corruption charges that have engulfed her presidency.
South Korea is heading to the polls tomorrow as it votes for a new president to replace disgraced Park Guen-hye.
South Korea’s president Park Geun-hye has been removed from office in the political scandal that has consumed the country.
After months of back and forth, from questioning, to arrest and finally indictment, Samsung’s group leader Lee Jae-Yong will begin his trial today.
Samsung’s group leader Lee Jae-yong has been arrested in conjunction with the corruption scandal involving South Korea’s president Park Guen-hye.
Yesterday it was announced that a former leader of Hong Kong, Donald Tsang, had been sentenced to 20 months in jail for corruption.